RCL, CCL And PCLN, 3 Leisure Stocks Pushing The Industry Lower

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Two out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 5 points (0.0%) at 17,810 as of Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, 12:20 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,661 issues advancing vs. 1,320 declining with 162 unchanged.

The Leisure industry currently sits up 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. A company within the industry that increased today was Chipotle Mexican Grill ( CMG), up 0.7%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today:

3. Royal Caribbean Cruises ( RCL) is one of the companies pushing the Leisure industry lower today. As of noon trading, Royal Caribbean Cruises is down $0.76 (-1.1%) to $70.08 on light volume. Thus far, 527,132 shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $69.96-$70.68 after having opened the day at $70.58 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $70.83.

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Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd. operates as a cruise company worldwide. It owns six cruise brands comprising Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Club Cruises, CDF Croisieres de France, and TUI Cruises. Royal Caribbean Cruises has a market cap of $15.9 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 49.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Royal Caribbean Cruises a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Royal Caribbean Cruises as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Royal Caribbean Cruises Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Carnival ( CCL) is down $0.35 (-0.8%) to $41.91 on light volume. Thus far, 661,116 shares of Carnival exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $41.90-$42.17 after having opened the day at $42.15 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $42.26.

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Carnival Corporation operates as a cruise company worldwide. It operates in two segments, North America; and Europe, Australia, & Asia. Carnival has a market cap of $24.9 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 5.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Carnival a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Carnival as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Carnival Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Priceline Group ( PCLN) is down $11.99 (-1.0%) to $1,167.18 on light volume. Thus far, 319,673 shares of Priceline Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 880,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $1,163.95-$1,179.90 after having opened the day at $1,176.95 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $1,179.17.

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The Priceline Group Inc. operates as an online travel company. Priceline Group has a market cap of $60.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 1.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 16 analysts that rate Priceline Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Priceline Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Priceline Group Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the leisure industry could consider PowerShares Dynamic Leisure&Entert ( PEJ) while those bearish on the leisure industry could consider ProShares Ultra Sht Consumer Services ( SCC).

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